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ZIP Code 47231

Post Office City:Dupont, IN (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (5:26pm)
Area code: 812 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.89, -85.50
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 47231

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 47231. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 47231 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Dupont, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 47231 ZIP Code

ZIP code 47231 is located in southeast Indiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 47231 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 47231 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,167
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 473
Median Home Value $82,800
Land Area 28.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 412
Median Household Income $44,722

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5283058
5-9454085
10-146047107
15-195351104
20-24242852
25-29213051
30-34293261
35-39453984
40-44554196
45-49514899
50-54424385
55-59393170
60-64353166
65-69322860
70-74161733
75-7981523
80-84101323
85 Plus3710

Gender

 Male 596 51%
 Female 571 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,136 97.3%
 Black Or African American 15 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244610
25-34291544
35-448815103
45-54751388
55-6469271
65-7456460
75-8427431
85 Plus505

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 252 61%
 Single Guardian 75 18%
 Singles 75 18%
 Singles With Roommate 10 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 243 59%
 Households with Kids 169 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1325
27613
37714
441014
57815
65813
710313
813922
9101222
1011617
11101626
1212618
1310717
14171229
15141428
1613922
17131326
185712
198816
205813

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 47231 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 47231 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 47231 real estate data, the median home value of $82,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 47231 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 47231 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 47231 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Dupont, IN home prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,167 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 242 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 111 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 12%
 Households Vacant 61 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 17 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 1%
 2 Bedroom 30 41%
 3+ Bedroom 42 58%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $44,722 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 47231 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 47231 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 284 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 217 26%
 No Earnings 320 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 284 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 217 26%
 No Earnings 320 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 375 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 2%
 Worked at Home 17 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 152 21.9%
 High School Graduate 426 61.3%
 Associate's degree 40 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 13 1.9%
 Master's degree 19 2.7%
 Professional school degree 5 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 40 5.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 176 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 47231

ZIP Code 47231 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 47231.

Dupont Baptist Academy
6824 W South Street
Dupont, IN 47231
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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